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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fifth seed Nadia Petrova became the highest seeded casualty at this year's U.S. Open when she was beaten 7-5 6-7 6-3 by France's Tatiana Golovin in the third round on Sunday.
By Simon Cambers CINCINNATI (Reuters) - Arnaud Clement and Tatiana Golovin made it a good day for France at the New Haven Open by reaching the second round of the traditional U.S. Open warm-up event on Sunday.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova powered into her fifth semi-final in as many events this season with a 6-3 6-3 defeat of Russian rival Anastasia Myskina at the Nasdaq-100 Open on Wednesday.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tatiana Golovin ended the run of China's Zheng Jie at the Nasdaq-100 Open with a scrappy 3-6 6-3 6-2 victory in the quarter-finals on Wednesday. Men's sixth seed Ivan Ljubicic had an easier outing after he produced 34 winners to sweep past Argentine Agustin Calleri 7-6 6-3.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tatiana Golovin ended the run of China's Zheng Jie at the Nasdaq-100 Open with a scrappy 3-6 6-3 6-2 victory in the quarter-finals on Wednesday. The French teenager needed over two hours to claim victory on Jie's fourth double fault.
PARIS (Reuters) - Top seed Amelie Mauresmo saved a match point on Saturday to repulse a strong challenge from 18-year-old compatriot Tatiana Golovin and set up the first all-French Paris Open final.
By Fred Varcoe TOKYO (Reuters) - Unseeded Wesley Moodie of South Africa upset fifth seed Mario Ancic of Croatia 1-6, 7-6, 6-4 at the Japan Open on Sunday to win his first ATP singles title. "It's great to win, especially being down match points today and yesterday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Czech teenager Nicole Vaidisova won the Japan Open on Sunday after France's Tatiana Golovin was forced to retire with a leg injury in the second set. The victory was second seed Vaidisova's biggest title to date and her fourth overall.
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